Iain Gray MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray

Will the member give way?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray

Will the member take an intervention?



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray

No. What is important is that the evidence, consensus and support are built before an educational reform is introduced, and not after.



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray

The survey is certainly not a diagnostic learning tool, and it was never claimed to be. It is a summative survey tool. Later on, I will go into a little detail on...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

I am clear that we on the Labour side of the chamber have no problem with teachers assessing pupils’ learning. Teachers assess pupils’ learning every day using a ...



Meeting of the Parliament 19 September 2018 [Draft] : 19 September 2018


Iain Gray (East Lothian) (Lab)

When Mr Swinney made a statement a couple of weeks ago, I asked him whether he knew how many of those local authorities had replaced the previously used diagnostic assessments with the new S...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 13 September 2018 [Draft] : 13 September 2018


Iain Gray

So, in order to plan for the future, colleges could do with more clarity about where the finances will go and also what policy objectives the Government, or we, will be looking for them to d...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 13 September 2018 [Draft] : 13 September 2018


Iain Gray

The point that I am getting to is this: in planning sensibly, clearly the more that the sector knows about the financial position that it is going to be in, the better. However, surely it is...



Public Audit and Post-legislative Scrutiny Committee 13 September 2018 [Draft] : 13 September 2018


Iain Gray

To be clear on that point, the increase in student numbers is almost entirely made up of what most of us would consider to be school students taking part in developing young workforce vocati...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-13995.1: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Liam Kerr)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 27, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13995: Violence Reduction in Scotland, Progress and Future Priorities (Humza Yousaf)
Meeting Date: 20/09/2018
Result - For: 86, Against: 0 Abstain: 26
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S5M-13945.1: Primary 1 Tests (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 61, Against: 63 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13945: Primary 1 Tests (Liz Smith)
Meeting Date: 19/09/2018
Result - For: 63, Against: 61 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-13876.1: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Donald Cameron)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 58 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13876.2: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Mike Rumbles)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 117, Against: 0 Abstain: 2
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S5M-13876: Celebrating Scotland’s Food and Drink Success Story (Fergus Ewing)
Meeting Date: 13/09/2018
Result - For: 62, Against: 0 Abstain: 58
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S5M-13813.2: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Monica Lennon)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-13813: The Social Enterprise World Forum 2018 (Aileen Campbell)
Meeting Date: 11/09/2018
Result - For: 88, Against: 29 Abstain: 0
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S5M-12943: Standards, Procedures and Public Appointments Committee's 5th Report, 2018 (Session 5) (Clare Haughey)
Meeting Date: 27/06/2018
Result - For: 101, Against: 0 Abstain: 6
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Motion S5M-13809: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 07/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13814: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 10/09/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13636: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13526: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 14/08/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13190: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 16/07/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13029: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13028: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-13016: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 27/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12978: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-12950: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/06/2018 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5W-18763: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 12/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5O-02332: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 05/09/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-18032: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/08/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17885: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 25/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17779: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 19/07/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17562: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 28/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17516: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 26/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17297: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 15/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17199: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-17200: Iain Gray, East Lothian, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 11/06/2018 Show Full Question >>

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